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WSULS Instruction

Videos and tutorials from the WSU Library System Instruction team


How do I find a book?

Friday, August 29th, 2014

This video will show you how to search the Wayne State library catalog, refine your search and view information about a specific book.

Also see our How to Use Get It! video which shows how to request books from the Wayne State libraries for delivery to the Wayne State Library circulation desk of your choice. Takes 1-2 business days.

How do I Use “Get It”?

Friday, August 29th, 2014

This video demonstrates how to use the Get It feature in the library catalog to request books from the Wayne State library Catalog for delivery to the Wayne State Library circulation desk of your choice. Takes 1-2 business days.

How do I use the Research and How-To Guides?

Friday, August 29th, 2014

This video shows you how to use the Wayne State Library Research and How-To Guides to find quality resources for your research.

Welcome to the Wayne State Libraries

Wednesday, January 29th, 2014

Identifying Keywords to Search for Your Topic

Friday, July 20th, 2012

Learn how to select keywords from your research question in order to perform quality searches in article databases and the internet!

Learn more about developing your research topic and identifying keywords to search here

What is Plagiarism?

Tuesday, October 26th, 2010

What is plagiarism? There are many forms of plagiarism – here are a few examples.

Click here to learn what plagiarism is and how to avoid it.
Get help at the WSU Writing Center
Check out the Wayne State Library Guide to Writing Tools

How do I evaluate websites?

Tuesday, October 26th, 2010

In this video you’ll learn the 5 criteria for evaluating websites: Accuracy, Authority, Objectivity, Coverage, and Currency.

My Library Account

Tuesday, October 26th, 2010

Learn how to use your library account to renew books and check fines.

Connecting to Full-Text Using Article Linker (360 Link to Full Text)

Friday, October 15th, 2010

Did you use Link to Full-Text to access the full-text from a database or Google Scholar? This video shows you how to access the full-text of your articles using the Article, Journal or Request Digital Delivery links.

Introduction: Searching CINAHL

Wednesday, September 1st, 2010

This introductory video shows how to search the CINAHL database, and access full text through the Wayne State University Library System.

Library Guide to Nursing
Also see: Using CINAHL MeSH Headings